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    T55 $1 1862.
    A neat Confederate About Good backed note with part of the masthead for the September 23, 1863 Charleston Mer(cury). This South Carolina newspaper was strongly secessionist, though it was not beyond criticizing both President Jefferson Davis and Confederate generals. The backing also includes part of a newspaper article that expresses Southern sentiments of the times. A Confederate note backed with a wartime newspaper from the city that fired the first shot. That says it all. There will be no returns on this lot for any reason.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2015
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